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abstinence

Short Definition :

Definition
(noun) the trait of abstaining (especially from alcohol)
Synonyms : abstention

Definition
(noun) act or practice of refraining from indulging an appetite
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for abstinence

ABS THIN ence. A person maintained abstinence when he restrained from pleasant things like food and drinks!!!
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by itspossible

abstinence (sounds like absent) : like being absent from enjoying pleasant things
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by tamaltanu

ab+stinence..(looks like STRINGENC(y)....MEANS sticking to the rules)...so your doctor has asked you to stick to the rule of eating only bread ,if you want to reduce your belly.
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by preetisoni2411

Ab is root which means away from something
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by nikhilparasher

Ab+ stin+ence: Absent from nonsense like alcohol
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by nikhilparasher

Abstinence from ur beloved ones leads to alcohol consumption
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by ram474

abs are nonsense so there is no restaint for eatind and drinking(food lover is thinking lyk da assume)
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by emperordeep7

soundslike abstinance came from abstain: non-participation in pleasant things
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by eagle

abstruse

Short Definition :

Definition
(adj) difficult to penetrate; incomprehensible to one of ordinary understanding or knowledge
Synonyms : deep , recondite
Example Sentence
  • the professor's lectures were so abstruse that students tended to avoid them
  • a deep metaphysical theory
  • some recondite problem in historiography

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for abstruse

abstruse rhyme with CONFUSE,there is confusion when things are not clear
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by minkuchoco_in

AB stress nahi doge or brain USE(last 2 alphabets) nahi karoge then you wont be able to understand anything.Difficult to understand.
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by lakshmihs

It contains "ab....use". ab generally stands for negative sense and so 'ab+ use' can be taken as difficult to use. A word will be difficult to use if it is difficult to understand.
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by peppyprash

Ab(s)+truce = someone with whom making truce is difficult coz he z difficult to understand
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by tanay

Ab-abishek, truce-(T)om c(RUCE) "" for abishek it is DIFFICULT TO UNDERSTAND Tom cruse behavior""
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by AHR

abstruse=>absurd..(remove se from the word)and arrange abstru to absurt.. or absurd.. which can be correlated to difficult to understand..
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by satyaissatan

ABSTRUSE = ABSTRACT + CONFUSE
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by dshefman

ABstract tRUTH
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by Jackery

Ab-abishek, str-stra, use-use "for abishek it is difficult to understand how to use straa""
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by AHR

(ab+str+use)ab=now str use or v can say use str now.its difficult to use n that it means
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by akshay shah

relate it to ab'use..abuse.. and abusive language is always difficult to penetrate.
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by razzmatazz

abstruce is rhyming to obtuse .. which comes under Geometry..difficult to underastand for many
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by rachit.singh

(ab+str+use)ab=now str use or v can say use str now.its difficult to use n that it means
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by akshay shah

(ab+str+use)ab=now str use or v can say use str now.its difficult to use n that it means
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by akshay shah

abstruse=ab +screwed..now difficult to understad
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by mechanchi

Absolute Truth is abstruse, you can never learn it!
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by roozbeh33

It sounds like "abs truth". When well exercised, abs can be hard, and truth is something you can/should understand.
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ABS+TRUSS...its difficult to build abs as strong as truss
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by ashay.ut

concentrate on true and true always difficult to understand
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by abhijeetgupta29nov1986

abstress
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by priyavanjeri

See the word Abs it is difficult to understand how to get six pack on the body. truce-true
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by vishnuyarlagadda

abstruse link with abs+ true i.e. absolutely true people are difficult to understand
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by kinnari

no use - this is hard to understand
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by pleahy

The appearance (or pronunciation) of "abstruse" itself is...abstruse.
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by prelude77

abysmal

Short Definition :

Definition
(adj) very great; limitless
Example Sentence
  • abysmal misery
  • abysmal stupidity

Definition
(adj) resembling an abyss in depth; so deep as to be unmeasurable
Synonyms : abyssal , unfathomable
Example Sentence
  • the abyssal depths of the ocean

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for abysmal

a+bys(take dis as 20 i.e.bees in hindi)+mal(take it as mile).....ao a 20 mile deep pit in the ground looks like its bottomless
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by nehaMD

bys...sounds like base..a-base..no base...so bottomless
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by urfosterfrd

You might have seen "Aladdin"..in dat there was a negative character named as "Abysmaal"...i.e. "extremely bad" man...
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by ankit_goyal

a- this, bys-bees(20), mal-mal(in hindi we call some substance as mal) "" salesman saying to women ' madam a bees ka mal hen isme bottom nahi ayega only top ayega(bottomless)""
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by AHR

if use rearrange the word abysmal u get "smalbays" which sounds lik "small base" which is approximately equal to no base ie bottom less..
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by peppyprash

abyss-bottomless...abyssmal
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by italyazzurre44

A-Base
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by priyavanjeri

Imagine some1 telling alphabetically ab-y is small infact its a vrey huge gap inturn dis pertains to d depth in d meaning
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by ram474

ab (negative sense, not) + y small. something which is not small, so big and hence limitless or bottomless.
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by editor1

topics should be understood from basic otherwise its abysmal
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by harshad

accolade

Short Definition :

Definition
(noun) a tangible symbol signifying approval or distinction
Synonyms : award , honor , honour , laurels
Example Sentence
  • an award for bravery

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for accolade

it sounds like chocolate.. parents accolade if kids do home work properly
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by revathi

A+Cool+Aide is a praise for the effort by a Distinction Student
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by manveetsingh

accolade ac=accept,take; col=>college;ade-->aid; College aid is given as an award of merit.
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by gem

a+col+lade.. seems like "a college leader"..and if you are a college leader then you will get a strong praise and approval.
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by ankit_goyal

accolade sounds like: "act-of-laud" laud meaning praise.
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by gardenforhealth

let ac means not...colade means collision...a person prevented two buses from collision,so he was praised
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by jaga

to ACCOrd (bestow upon) the good LAD my Expression of praise.
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by joeyessoe

a+col+lade : a col. leader got laid ,as an award.
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by Deepak_luthra

accolade ~ a + COLA company has won several accolades for being a market leader in soft-drinks.
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by meduriswetha

According to Leader(esp. in political space). i.e if you act according to the leader you will be honored and awarded other wise not.
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by Nagakishore

Accolade sounds like A - Coal - Aide! A coal aide was given a merit for all his help!
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by itspossible

ACC - aced. You got an A not a C or d on your test - give praise
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by imcommon

the accomplished lad won an award of merit
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by karenrw

acco+lade;According to me to get Laid is an ultimate award of merit in any relationship
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by rocko

accost

Short Definition :

Definition
(verb) speak to someone
Synonyms : address , come up to

Definition
(verb) approach with an offer of sexual favors
Synonyms : hook , solicit
Example Sentence
  • he was solicited by a prostitute
  • The young man was caught soliciting in the park

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for accost

Accost=Ac(Acclerating)+Cost=>When cost shoots up in a shop, we as a person speaks with the shopkeeper to reduce the cost.Hence we iniciate the talk
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by gem

accost ~ sounds like at any cost. I will approach and speak to her at any cost.
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by chandrima

There is A COST to pay for speaking to the woman of my dreams first !
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by otimuz

accost = accooo ..remember hindi serial chandrakanta .. two aiyars used to report directly this guy before speaking to others
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by rachit.singh

A.ccost= Approach to the coast[seashore]
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by ehsan.m

accretion

Short Definition :

Definition
(noun) an increase by natural growth or addition
Synonyms : accumulation

Definition
(noun) something contributing to growth or increase
Example Sentence
  • he scraped away the accretions of paint
  • the central city surrounded by recent accretions

Definition
(noun) (astronomy) the formation of a celestial object by the effect of gravity pulling together surrounding objects and gases
Definition
(noun) (biology) growth by addition as by the adhesion of parts or particles
Definition
(noun) (geology) an increase in land resulting from alluvial deposits or waterborne sediment
Definition
(noun) (law) an increase in a beneficiary's share in an estate (as when a co-beneficiary dies or fails to meet some condition or rejects the inheritance)
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for accretion

Accretion sounds like Errection,,, so u r dik grows in size during an errection
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by saurabhkumar87

ACCRETION sounds like secretion which gives an idea of growth in size.
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by sandysuhy

accretion ~ add + creation , this addition to creation leads to growth
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by cs03423

Ac-creation
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by priyavanjeri

University gets accreditation as it grows and improves
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by subhasish

Ac-creation
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by priyavanjeri

Accleration.. which is GROWTH in velocity
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by yourbikash

Accretion -> no excretion , so accumulation
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by manveetsingh

ACCRETE:pronounce it somethinglike increse that implies naturally growth
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by shravan kumar

ACCRETION = ACCESSION + ADDITION.
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by dshefman

ac-accellerate ceration -sounds like creation....expand creation expand growth
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by italyazzurre44

Accretion (a gradual increase of wealth by unfair means)
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by sxangel

Similar to ACCRUAL: (of sums of money or benefits) received by someone in regular or increasing amounts over time.
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by logintel

accretion: consider opp of excretion(to remove)..accretion - add and grow big
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by Venu.D

Accretion (sounds like) A+CONSTRUCTION --> building up
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by pingu

extra attention is necessary so it is needed to be increased
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by kishanbarai

ac + erection - increase by natural growth
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by sansecretcp

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